UAS subject areas

Subject areas

Art and Design

UnitUnit TitleUnit Code
Unit 1Art and Design: Myself13800
Unit 2Art and Design: Identify13801
Unit 3Art and Design: Food Advertising13802
Unit 4Art and Design: Advertising13803
Unit 5Art and Design: Art in the Environment13804
Unit 6Art and Design: Natural and Manufactured Forms13805
Unit 7Art and Design: Tourist Information13806
Unit 8Art and Design: Holidays13807
Unit 9Art and Design: Masks and Theatre13808
Unit 10Art and Design: Skins and Scales13809
Unit 11Art and Design: Animals13810
Unit 12Art and Design: Colour and Pattern13811
Unit 13Art and Design: Pop Art13812
Unit 14Art and Design: Design13813
Unit 15Art and Design: Building Interiors13814
Unit 16Art and Design: Fashion13815
Unit 17Art and Design: Hats13816
Unit 18Art and Design: Food from Around the World13817
Unit 19Art and Design: Food13818
Unit 20Art and Design: Reflections and Mirror Images13819
Unit 21Art and Design: Toys and Games13820
Unit 22Art and Design: Kites13821
Unit 23Art and Design: Ceremonies, Festivals and Celebrations13822
Unit 24Art and Design: Sport and Leisure13823
Unit 25Art and Design: Fantasy13824

Chinese (Mandarin)

Unit Unit TitleEntry 1 Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 Mandarin: Self, Family and Friends15650 1565115652
Unit 2 Mandarin: Home Town 156531565415655
Unit 3 Mandarin: School 156561565715658
Unit 4 Mandarin: Travel 156591566015661
Unit 5 Mandarin: Weather 156621566315664
Unit 6 Mandarin: Food and Drink 156651566615667
Unit 7 Mandarin: Shopping 1566815669 15670
Unit 8 Mandarin: Media 15671 15672 15673
Unit 9 Mandarin: Sports 15674 15675 15676

Design and Technology

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1 Health and Safety in Technology 10925
Unit 2 Design and Technology: Evaluating Existing Products 10928
Unit 3 Systems and Control in Design and Technology 10931
Unit 4 Food Handling, Preparation and Storage 10934
Unit 5 Preparing Food for a Specified Function 10937
Unit 6 Food Grains from Source to Table 10940
Unit 7 Designing and Making a Wooden Product 10977
Unit 8 Designing and Making an Acrylic Product 10946
Unit 9 Designing and Making a Metal Product 10949
Unit 10 Graphic Products: 2D and 3D Drawing 10952
Unit 11 Using Colour in Design 10955
Unit 12 Disassembly and Investigating Packaging 10978
Unit 13 Disassembly and Investigation of a Fashion Accessory 10979
Unit 14 Enhancing Fabric Through Applying Colour, Pattern or Texture 10964
Unit 15 Designing and Making a Fabric Bag 10980
Unit 16 Building Circuits from Basic Components 10981
Unit 17 Using Electronic Modules 10982
Unit 18 Making a Working Mechanical Model 10983
Unit 19 Electronic Products: Using Robots 10984

English

UnitUnit TitleEntry 1Entry 2Entry 3
Unit 1English: Reading and understanding texts151001510115102
Unit 2English: Explaining and commenting on effective written language151031510415105
Unit 3English: Comparing writers' ideas and perspectives151061510715108
Unit 4English: Evaluating texts and supporting this with references151091511015111
Unit 5English: Communicating and organising clearly151121511315114
Unit 6English: Using vocabulary and sentences for clarity, purpose and effect151151511615117
Unit 7English: Presentation skills151181511915120
Unit 8English: Listening and responding appropriately to spoken language151211512215123
Unit 9English: Using spoken English effectively151241512515126

French

Unit Unit Title Entry 1 Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 French: Self, Family and Friends14108 1410914110
Unit 2 French: Home Town141111411214113
Unit 3 French: School141141411514116
Unit 4 French: Travel141171411814119
Unit 5 French: Weather 14120 1412114122
Unit 6 French: Food and Drink14123 1412414125
Unit 7 French: Shopping141261412714128
Unit 8 French: Media141291413014131
Unit 9 French: Sports141321413314134

Functional Skills

UnitUnit TitleEntry 1Entry 2Entry 3
Units 1-3Employability Skills: English303633036430365
Units 1-3Employability Skills: Mathematics303683036930370
Units 1-3Employability Skills: ICT303733037430375

Geography

UnitUnit TitleUnit Code
Unit 1Geography: Coasts11524
Unit 2Geography: Earthquakes and Volcanoes11525
Unit 3Geography: Tourism11526
Unit 4Geography: Settlement11527
Unit 5Geography: Deserts11528
Unit 6Geography: Hurricanes11529
Unit 7Geography: Tropical Rainforests11530
Unit 8Geography: Rivers11531
Unit 9Geography: Energy11532
Unit 10Geography: Globalisation11533
Unit 11Geography: Population11534

German

Unit Unit Title Entry 1Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 German: Self, Family and Friends1413514136 14137
Unit 2 German: Home Town 14138 14139 14140
Unit 3 German: School 14141 14142 14143
Unit 4 German: Travel 14144 14145 14146
Unit 5 German: Weather 14147 14148 14149
Unit 6 German: Food and Drink 14150 14151 14152
Unit 7 German: Shopping 14153 14154 14155
Unit 8 German: Media 14156 14157 14158
Unit 9 German: Sports 14159 14160 14161

History

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1 Medicine in the Ancient World11847
Unit 2 Medicine in the Industrial and Modern World11848
Unit 3 Surgery in the Industrial and Modern World 11849
Unit 4 Public Health after the Industrial Revolution 11850
Unit 5 American West: The Great Plains and the Plains Indians 11851
Unit 6 American West: Cattlemen and Cowboys 11852
Unit 7 American West: Farming on the Great Plains 11853
Unit 8 American West: The Struggle for the Great Plains 11854
Unit 9 Britain, 1815-1851: Chartism 11855
Unit 10Britain, 1815-1851: The Poor 11856
Unit 11Britain, 1815-1851: Social Reform in Factories and Mines 11857
Unit 12Britain, 1815-1851: The Railways 11858
Unit 13Germany, 1919-1945: Control and Opposition 11859
Unit 14Germany, 1919-1945: Race and Youth 11860
Unit 15Germany, 1919-1945: Culture and Propaganda 11861
Unit 16History: A Site Study 11862
Unit 17Britain at War: The Home Front in the First World War 11863
Unit 18Britain at War: The Western Front11864
Unit 19Britain at War: Turning Points in the Second World War11865
Unit 20Britain at War: The Home Front in the Second World War11866
Unit 21The Changing Status of Women since 1900 11867
Unit 22Britain: The Challenge in Northern Ireland, 1960-1986 11868
Unit 23The Cold War: The Berlin Blockade and its Aftermath11869
Unit 24The Cold War: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 11870
Unit 25Russia, 1914-1924: Tsardom to Communism 11871
Unit 26Russia, 1924-1941: Stalin's Dictatorship 11872
Unit 27Failure of Detente and the Collapse of Communism, 1970-1991 11873
Unit 28The USA, 1918-1929: The Roaring Twenties 11874
Unit 29The USA, 1929-1941: Depression and the New Deal 11875
Unit 30The USA, 1955-1968: Race Relations 11876
Unit 31The USA and Vietnam, 1964-197511877
Unit 32The Middle East, 1956-197911878

Home Economics: Child Development

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1Child Development: Pregnancy12283
Unit 2Child Development: The Importance of Play for the Under-5s 12272
Unit 3Child Development: Safety of the Under-5s 12284
Unit 4Child Development: Child Health 12276
Unit 5Child Development: Care of the Baby 12285
Unit 6Child Development: Healthy Eating for the Under-5s 12286
Unit 7Child Development: Observation Study 12287
Unit 8Child Development: Childbirth 12288
Unit 9Child Development: Child Care Provision 12289
Unit 10Child Development: Books, Television and DVDs 12280
Unit 11Child Development: Parenting 12290
Unit 12Child Development: Special Children 12291

Italian

Unit Unit TitleEntry 1 Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 Italian: Self, Family and Friends 14189 14190 14191
Unit 2 Italian: Home Town 14192 14193 14194
Unit 3 Italian: School 14195 14196 14197
Unit 4 Italian: Travel 14198 14199 14200
Unit 5 Italian: Weather 14201 14202 14203
Unit 6 Italian: Food and Drink 14204 14205 14206
Unit 7 Italian: Shopping 14207 14208 14209
Unit 8 Italian: Media 14210 14211 14212
Unit 9 Italian: Sports 14213 14214 14215

Physical Education

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Association Football (Outfield Player) 13500
Unit 2 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Association Football (Goalkeeper) 13501
Unit 3 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Futsal (Outfield Player) 13502
Unit 4 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Futsal (Goalkeeper) 13503
Unit 5 PE: Outwitting Opponents: 5-a-side Football (Outfield Player) 13504
Unit 6 PE: Outwitting Opponents: 5-a-side Football (Goalkeeper) 13505
Unit 7 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Badminton 13506
Unit 8 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Netball 13507
Unit 9 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Rounders 13508
Unit 10 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Table Tennis 13509
Unit 11 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Polybat 13510
Unit 12 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Basketball 13511
Unit 13 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Wheelchair Basketball 13512
Unit 14 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Cricket (Fielding) 13513
Unit 15 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Cricket (Wicket-keeping) 13514
Unit 16 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Cricket (Batting) 13515
Unit 17 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Cricket (Bowling) 13516
Unit 18 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Handball (Outfield Player) 13517
Unit 19 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Handball (Goalkeeper) 13518
Unit 20 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Hockey (Field Play) 13519
Unit 21 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Hockey (Goalkeeper) 13520
Unit 22 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Softball 13521
Unit 23 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Rugby Football (Union or League) 13522
Unit 24 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Tennis 13523
Unit 25 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Volleyball or Balloon Volleyball 13524
Unit 26 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Table Cricket: Bowling and Batting 13525
Unit 27 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Table Cricket: Bowling and Fielding 13526
Unit 28 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Table Cricket: Fielding and Batting 13527
Unit 29 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Target Cricket: Bowling and Batting 13528
Unit 30 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Target Cricket: Bowling and Fielding 13529
Unit 31 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Target Cricket: Fielding and Batting 13530
Unit 32 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Gaelic Football: Outfield Player 13531
Unit 33 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Gaelic Football: Goalkeeper 13532
Unit 34 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Goalball 13533
Unit 35 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Zone Hockey: Field Play 13534
Unit 36 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Zone Hockey: Goalkeeper 13535
Unit 37 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Hurling or Camogie 13536
Unit 38 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Lacrosse: Outfield 13537
Unit 39 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Lacrosse: Goalkeeper 13538
Unit 40 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Floor Lacrosse 13539
Unit 41 PE: Outwitting Opponents: Squash or Racquetball 13540
Unit 42 PE: Accurate Replication of Actions, Phrases and Sequences: Trampolining 13541
Unit 43 PE: Accurate Replication of Actions, Phrases and Sequences: Cheerleading 13542
Unit 44 PE: Exploring and Communicating Ideas, Concepts and Emotions: Dance 13543
Unit 45 PE: Exploring and Communicating Ideas, Concepts and Emotions: Artistic Gymnastics 13544
Unit 46 PE: Exploring and Communicating Ideas, Concepts and Emotions: Compositional Gymnastics 13545
Unit 47 PE: Exploring and Communicating Ideas, Concepts and Emotions: Rhythmic Gymnastics 13546
Unit 48 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Athletics: Running 13547
Unit 49 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Athletics: Throwing 13548
Unit 50 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Athletics: Jumping 13549
Unit 51 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Adapted Athletics: Wheelchair Racing 13550
Unit 52 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Adapted Athletics: Manual or Powered Wheelchair Slalom 13551
Unit 53 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Adapted Athletics: Throwing 13552
Unit 54 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Competitive Swimming 13553
Unit 55 PE: Performing at Maximum Levels: Cross Country Running 13554
Unit 56 PE: Target Games: Boccia 13555
Unit 57 PE: Target Games: Ten Pin Bowling 13556
Unit 58 PE: Target Games: Archery 13557
Unit 59 PE: Target Games: Bowls 13558
Unit 60 PE: Target Games: Golf 13559
Unit 61 PE: Target Games: New Age Kurling 13560
Unit 62 PE: Target Games: Pendulum Bowling 13561
Unit 63 PE: Adventurous Activities: Horse Riding 13562
Unit 64 PE: Adventurous Activities: Sailing 13563
Unit 65 PE: Adventurous Activities: Canoeing or Kayaking 13564
Unit 66 PE: Adventurous Activities: Personal Survival 13565
Unit 67 PE: Exercising Safely and Effectively to Improve Health and Wellbeing: Circuit Training 13566
Unit 68 PE: Exercising Safely and Effectively to Improve Health and Wellbeing: Weight Training 13567
Unit 69 PE: Exercising Safely and Effectively to Improve Health and Wellbeing: Aerobics or Step Aerobics 13568
Unit 70 PE: Exercising Safely and Effectively to Improve Health and Wellbeing: Aqua Aerobics or Aqua Fit 13569
Unit 71 PE: Exercising Safely and Effectively to Improve Health and Wellbeing: Pilates 13570
Unit 72 PE: Coaching or Leading an Activity 13571
Unit 73 PE: Umpiring, Refereeing, Officiating or Judging an Activity 13572

Preparation for Working Life

UnitUnit Title Entry 1 Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 Personal Action Planning13251 1325213253
Unit 2 Investigating Work, Learning and Training Opportunities 132751325513256
Unit 3 Rights and Responsibilities in the Workplace 13276 13277 13259
Unit 4 Applying for Work and Learning Opportunities 13260 13261 13262
Unit 5 Researching an Individual Workplace or Business 13263 13264 13265
Unit 6 Learning from Work 13266 13267 13268
Unit 7 Introduction to Enterprise 13269 13270 13271
Unit 8 Personal Finance for Work1327213273 13274

Science

These are larger units which reflect the content of the six main components of the specification.

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1 Biology: The human body 15200
Unit 2 Biology: Environment, evolution and inheritance 15201
Unit 3 Chemistry: Elements, mixtures and compounds 15202
Unit 4 Chemistry: Chemistry in our world 15203
Unit 5 Physics: Energy, forces and the structure of matter 15204
Unit 6 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 15205

These are smaller units which break down the content of the six main components of the specification into smaller units.

Unit Unit Title Unit Code
Unit 1 Biology: The human body 108015
Unit 2 Biology: The human body 108016
Unit 3 Biology: The human body 108017
Unit 1 Biology: Environment, evolution and inheritance 108051
Unit 2 Biology: Environment, evolution and inheritance 108052
Unit 3 Biology: Environment, evolution and inheritance 108053
Unit 1 Chemistry: Elements, mixtures and compounds 108054
Unit 2 Chemistry: Elements, mixtures and compounds 108055
Unit 3 Chemistry: Elements, mixtures and compounds 108056
Unit 4 Chemistry: Elements, mixtures and compounds 108057
Unit 1 Chemistry: Chemistry in our world 108058
Unit 2 Chemistry: Chemistry in our world 108059
Unit 3 Chemistry: Chemistry in our world 108060
Unit 4 Chemistry: Chemistry in our world 108061
Unit 1 Physics: Energy, forces and the structure of matter 108065
Unit 2 Physics: Energy, forces and the structure of matter 108066
Unit 3 Physics: Energy, forces and the structure of matter 108067
Unit 4 Physics: Energy, forces and the structure of matter 108073
Unit 1 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 108068
Unit 2 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 108069
Unit 3 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 108070
Unit 4 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 108071
Unit 5 Physics: Electricity, magnetism and waves 108072

Spanish

Unit Unit Title Entry 1 Entry 2 Entry 3
Unit 1 Spanish: Self, Family and Friends141621416314164
Unit 2 Spanish: Home Town 14165 14166 14167
Unit 3 Spanish: School 14168 14169 14170
Unit 4 Spanish: Travel 14171 14172 14173
Unit 5 Spanish: Weather 14174 14175 14176
Unit 6 Spanish: Food and Drink 14177 14178 14179
Unit 7 Spanish: Shopping 14180 14181 14182
Unit 8 Spanish: Media 14183 14184 14185
Unit 9 Spanish: Sports 14186 14187 14188